Staying Connected throughout the Coronavirus Pandemic


As the world endures the Coronavrius pandemic, the Church finds herself in uncharted waters for our lifetime. This page will endeavour to keep you updated on resources and information to help you through the period of no public worship.

St. Joseph’s and St. Mary’s
Due to the easing of some of the Lockdown restrictions imposed by the Welsh Government regarding Places of Worship, from Monday 20th July 2020, St. Joseph's Church, Penarth will be open for private prayer on the following days and at the following times:

Mondays 11am until 12 noon.
Wednesdays 11am until 12 noon.
Fridays 6.30pm until 7.30pm (with exposition of the Blessed Sacrament).

St. Mary's Church, Dinas Powys, will remain closed for the time being.

Daily Readings
You can access the daily readings via a new page on our website here.

Online Mass Streaming
You can watch Mass in St. Josephs, Penarth live via the internet here.

Parish Newsletter
You can find the latest available version of the weekly newsletter here.

Pastoral Letter – 19th March 2020
Read the Pastoral Letter from Archbishop George Stack here.

Message from the 5 Metropolitan Archbishops - May 2020
Read the message from the 5 Metropolitan Archbishops here.

Special Prayers
Click here for the Coronavirus Prayer
Click here for the Prayer of Pope Francis To The Blessed Virgin Mary

CAFOD Coronavirus Appeal 2020
Please click here to donate to the CAFOD Coronavirus Appeal

Re-opening of churches - Letter from Archbishop Stack 20th June 2020
Click here for the Letter from Archbishop Stack 20th June 2020